Curio is a unique audio platform that offers users with a library full of “expert” journalists. It recently just closed a $9 million Series A round led by Earlybird. The company was founded in 2016 by Govind Balakrishnan & Srikant Chakravarti. The platform takes curated news articles and translates them into audio form. More than 50 publications are on the app which include The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post & Financial Times.